Despite the fact that very highly effective pickup vehicles aren’t for everyone, some individuals actually like dabbling on this phase, whether or not it’s for one thing new like a Ford F-150 Raptor, or an older mannequin like this 2004 Dodge Ram SRT-10.
The truck is getting auctioned off by means of Bring a Trailer, and in response to the advert, it’s carried out simply 4,000 miles. It’s additionally one among simply 1,040 common cab examples constructed for the 2004 mannequin yr that occur to have a Flame Pink exterior and a black leather-based inside.
Different options embody the distinctive raised hood with a purposeful scoop, revised entrance and rear bumper covers, sculpted low cladding, detachable mattress spoiler, polished 22-inch wheels with pink calipers and the SRT-10/Viper badging.
In comparison with a standard third-gen Ram truck, the SRT-10 stands nearer to the street by 1-inch (25.Four mm) up entrance and a couple of.5 inches (63.5 mm) on the rear. It additionally has stiffer springs, Bilstein dampers and a factory-standard rear axle shock that’s imagined to restrict wheel hop.
Shifting on to the inside, we’ve received black leather-based upholstery with perforated suede for the bucket seat inserts, embroidered SRT-10 logos, power-adjustable aluminum pedals, a manufacturing unit Hurst shifter, air con and an Infinity audio system.
After all, none of those options are as spectacular because the engine fitted to the Ram SRT-10. It’s a Viper-sourced 8.3-liter V10 unit, which produces 500 HP (507 PS) and 525 lb-ft (712 Nm) of torque. All that grunt is distributed to the rear wheels with the assistance of a Tremec T-56 six-speed handbook gearbox and a limited-slip differential. That is what you may name a “driver’s truck”, if there ever was such a factor.
At its finest, this truck might speed up from zero to 60 mph in simply 4.9 seconds, whereas maxing out at 147 mph (237 km/h).